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Survey on Risky Behavior Released by South Dakota Agencies

March 1, 2002

A survey of South Dakota high school students last year revealed serious behavior risks for the students. The South Dakota Youth Risk Survey is a good indication of all states, according to Janet Ricketts, state director of coordinated school health. "This kind of mirrors what is going on across the country," she said. Among the findings were:

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